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FRV Clupea 1591C_1

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier1591C_1
Cruise period1991-11-05 — 1991-11-15
StatusCompleted
Port of departureFraserburgh, United Kingdom
Port of returnFraserburgh, United Kingdom
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. To obtain samples of fish from the Moray Firth and Firth of Forth for monitoring of the geographical distribution of organic contaminants.
2. To obtain samples of phytoplankton from the above sites for monitoring of organic contaminants.
3. To obtain large volume samples of water from the Moray Firth, Firth of Forth and the North Sea for monitoring of organic contaminants.
4. To obtain sediment samples from the Moray Firth and Firth of Forth for the analysis of polychlorinated dioxins and furans.
Chief scientistJohn N Robson (Scottish Office Agriculture and Fisheries Department Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 1591C_1 cruise report cl15_91part1.pdf — access key 'C' (0.05 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificMoray Firth, Firth of Forth and the North Sea
Track chartsFRV Clupea 1591C_1 cruise track — cl15_91_part1track.pdf (00 MB) 
Measurements 
Biology and fisheries 
Phytoplankton